Energy Efficiency

A made-in-Canada Green New Deal

Climate scientists have sounded the alarm. The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released a special report this past fall, saying we have until 2030 to cut global carbon emissions in half if we hope to sustain human life on this planet. In Canada, the economic cost of ...

Dreaming Bigger: A Green New Deal for Canada

Climate scientists have sounded the alarm. The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released a special report this past fall, saying we have until 2030 to cut global carbon emissions in half if we hope to sustain human life on this planet. In Canada, the economic cost of ...

TransAlta – SCADA Engineer (Alberta or Ontario)

Powering Possibilities …for Today & Tomorrow!A leader in sustainable energy, TransAlta has over 100 years of experience generating power and is one of Canada’s top 50 Socially Responsible Companies since 2009, recognized as a global leader for sustainability and corporate responsibility standar ...

Clearing Up Some Confusion Over Community Solar In New York

Community Solar in New York has a messaging problem. It is confusing, and even some industry professionals have given up in disgust because of aggressive marketing and a lack of clarity. Fortunately, aggressive marketing is not universal among community solar developers. Unfortunately, the lack of ...

Water Canada Announces 2019 Water’s Next Finalists

Water Canada’s annual Water’s Next awards program honours the incredible achievements and ideas of individuals and companies that successfully work to make a positive change to water in our country and abroad. This year we received 48 nominations. Drawing on the advice of the esteemed group of ...

City of Charlottetown Partners with WaterSense Program

The City of Charlottetown’s Water and Sewer Utility is partnering with the United States Environmental Protection Agency’s WaterSense program to help consumers and businesses save water. WaterSense aims to decrease indoor and outdoor water use through water efficient products and water saving p ...

Smart buildings: how AI is slashing heating and cooling bills

In the nerdy world of smart thermometers, every self-respecting tech geek knows precisely how easy it is to undermine the intelligence wired into these devices: Just press the manual override. For several years, the so-called HVAC industry – heating, ventilation, air-conditioning – has been tur ...

Okanagan Water Board Awards Grants to Conserve and Protect Water

The Okanagan Basin Water Board (OBWB) has approved more than $318,000 in funding to 17 projects that will help conserve and protect water in the valley. Directors approved the Water Conservation and Quality Improvement (WCQI) grants at their last board meeting, April 2. Recipients have now been not ...

TransAlta Corporation – Specialist, Environment – Wind & Solar (Montreal, QC)

Powering Possibilities …for Today & Tomorrow! A leader in sustainable energy, TransAlta has over 100 years of experience generating power and is one of Canada’s top 50 Socially Responsible Companies since 2009, recognized as a global leader for sustainability and corporate responsibility standa ...

TransAlta Corporation – Engineer, Scada (Calgary, AB)

Powering Possibilities …for Today & Tomorrow! A leader in sustainable energy, TransAlta has over 100 years of experience generating power and is one of Canada’s top 50 Socially Responsible Companies since 2009, recognized as a global leader for sustainability and corporate responsibility standa ...